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Dr. Louise Procktor Presents "Mercury"
Dr. Prockter studies the volcanic and tectonic history of solar system bodies, with an emphasis on icy satellites. Research conducted at the LPI encompasses all the rocky planets, the Earth's Moon, asteroids and beyond.The 2016-2017 series will feature LPI scientists discussing their research and how their work supports NASA's solar system science and exploration efforts. This presentation will be held at the USRA building at 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX on June 29, 2017 at 7:30pm and will be streamed live through the USRA Ustream channel.

Dr. Stephen Clifford Presents "The Evolution of Water on Mars"
Dr. Clifford studies the nature and evolution of planetary volatiles, with a special emphasis on water on Mars. Research conducted at the LPI encompasses all the rocky planets, the Earth's Moon, asteroids and beyond. The 2016-2017 series will feature LPI scientists discussing their research and how their work supports NASA's solar system science and exploration efforts. This presentation will be held at the USRA building at 3600 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX on June 1, 2017 at 7:30pm and will be streamed live through the USRA Ustream channel.

Total Solar Eclipse
On Aug. 21, 2017, the moon will pass between Earth and the sun, creating a total solar eclipse visible along a narrow path stretching across the continental United States. The NASA eclipse page lists events, activities, inofrmation about the science, and more.